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"The Lost Chapter" is a mystery adventure game where you step into the shoe...
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Today's Word Nerd is an exercise in specificity. The words are related, with the same root. We'll look at the difference between insure, ensure and assure.
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The Internet of Things is expanding to holiday decorations, allowing innovative geeks to put together a scary combination of light, sound, and motion, easily controlled from any device with a web browser. Continue reading →
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The latest Amazon Gold Box Deal is a real treat for strategy board gamers. Today only get 40% or more off select titles -- while supplies last, of course. It's just Amazon's way of celebrating that staple of gamer geek culture, GenCon! Continue reading →
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I've spent the last week of evenings listening to music through an interesting pair of speakers. The Little Horn Minis are both a work of art and a functional piece of audio equipment. They look great and sound great, but are they worth the high price tag? Continue reading →
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Christen Sowards is Kickstarting a new series, complete with Pathfinder compatible RPG components. The saga spans three different worlds with connected destinies. Continue reading →
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The state of the small magnet industry is in disarray, but one company is holding on with a line of innovative products. See what's happening with my favorite desk toy and get a chance at winning a new Nanodots product. Continue reading →
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What tools do you daily carry?
I had sworn off Kickstarter for the summer, but then along comes something completely hits my week spot, every day carry tools. Tuls are flat, wallet friendly tools that can easily go wherever you do. They're made from 18 gauge stainless steel or titanium and cut to the size of a credit card. Continue reading →
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A little birdy has whispered in our ears that in honor of GenCon this weekend, Amazon is going to be Continue reading →
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Like pretty much every geek that I know, I love Settlers of Catan. It's seated firmly in my top 10 games ever and it gets more play time at our house than any other tabletop game. However, there is one aspect of the game design that always irritates me, and that's the problems everyone has with keeping the hex tiles aligned. Continue reading →
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My first article for the Make blog!
A group of space makers and hackers assembled this past weekend in Dallas for the Space Hacker Workshop at the Frontiers of Flight Museum. Doing space on the cheap was the general theme of the even...
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Master Geek
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  • GeekDad.com
    Contributor, 2007 - present
  • Innovation First, Inc
    Master Geek, 2007 - present
  • Rackspace Inc
    Senior Web Developer, 2005 - 2007
  • Chimes Inc
    Senior Web Developer, 2001 - 2005
  • Murl.com
    VP Development, 1998 - 2001
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I'm a Geek, a Dad, I write (geekdad.com), and I build things, mostly robots and wesites.
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